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CSULB students build NASA-sponsored rover

CSULB students build NASA-sponsored rover

May 27, 2015

Nestled in a workspace inside Engineering Building 2, students anxiously plucked wires from Gemini Omega – hoping to find a misconnection Wednesday afternoon before shipping the machine off the following...

The set up of the ceremony

The set up of the ceremony

May 21, 2015

Since the inaugural graduating class, commencement has been held on the central quad. Brian McKinnon, the Facilities Management manager of Grounds and Landscaping Services has been in charge of coordinating...

DOJ establishes model for supporting campus rape victims

DOJ establishes model for supporting campus rape victims

May 21, 2015

The California Department of Justice, in conjunction with the University of California system, introduced a new model of cooperation on Wednesday between college campuses and local law enforcement when...

Engineering the future

Engineering the future

May 21, 2015

Meaning ‘new life’ in Latin, the LuxNova 3D printer could bring new bone life to animals and eventually humans. Created by a group of California State University, Long Beach engineering students,...

CSU and UC systems are winners in Gov. Brown’s proposed budget

Nicca Panggat, News Editor

May 21, 2015

Filed under Campus, CSU, News

California’s undergraduate students may finally find some tuition-related relief thanks to increases in the higher education budget as proposed by Gov. Jerry Brown in his May Revision of the California budget. The May Revision reflects a $6.7 billion increase in General Fund revenues in comparison with the January statement. The May Revision will also allot $38 million in ongoing funding for the California State University...

CSULB Library offers asylum to finals week refugees

CSULB Library offers asylum to finals week refugees

May 11, 2015

The dread has begun to creep in like ivy as finals draw near, and grades hang perilously in the balance. It’s in these tense, uncertain times that red-eyed and bedraggled students are prone to strange...

Final exam schedules change each semester

Final exam schedules change each semester

Rhiannon Williams, Contributing Writer

May 11, 2015

Filed under Campus, News, Today

Finals begin Monday. Wondering why finals schedules switch between full-week and split-week, the Daily 49er asked Michael Blazey, the interim director of academic facilities, a few questions about the...

ASI adds more SPOTs: Re-evaluating teacher evaluations

Mindy Lockhart, contributing writer

May 7, 2015

Filed under ASI, Campus, News, Today

One teacher evaluation during a semester at California State University, Long Beach is not enough, according to Associated Students, Inc. senate.   The ASI senate passed a resolution Wednesday to introduce new online professor and instructor evaluations that will be conducted throughout a semester.   The online Student Evaluations of Teaching will allow students to provide feedback for their professors...